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    • UCB House, 3 George Street, Watford, Hertfordshire, WD18 0BX

About Mane

Mane Contract Services are one of the UK's leading technical recruitment companies, providing temporary and permanent labour to a range of clients in the engineering industry.

Luigi Pacelli is Chairman. An electronics engineer, he founded Mane Contract Services in 1993. Since then, he has continually invested in his staff and systems and the firm is one of the few agencies in the UK to hold four internationally-recognised standards – Health and Safety, Environmental, Quality and Information Security.

With UK offices in London, Manchester, Bristol and Dunfermline and others in Rotterdam and Hamburg, Mane looks after sectors including rail, aerospace, manufacturing, motorsport, energy, IT and construction.

Mane are established as the go-to company for technical recruitment. Accreditations include BSi ISO 9001, ISO 14001, OHSAS 18001 and APSCo membership.

There’s a work-hard play-hard ethos and all employees can qualify for a bi-annual trip, which has proved an excellent motivator. Trips have included New York, Budapest, Vienna, Porto and Las Vegas.

What is it like to work for Mane

My Manager
My Manager
Managers’ performance is measured using monthly team and individual KPIs, development plans and budget reviews. Targets are always flexible and adjusted according to market performance and other internal/external factors. Managers are appraised bi-annually.
Personal Growth
Personal Growth
The company has worked with a new training provider to deliver a sales qualification. This has been successful and well-received by employees. For those responsible for clients outside the UK, the company has provided opportunities for language studies.
Giving Something Back
Giving Something Back
The firm partners with local charity The Peace Hospice. They care for patients and their families with life-limiting illnesses. Employees decide and plan the fundraising activities, from appointing themselves quizmaster at the quiz night to coordinating and purchasing items for other events.

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  • Women

    At least 40% of senior managers are women

  • Health Insurance
    Health Insurance

    Companies offering private health insurance for all employees

  • Pensions

    Companies offering a final salary, non-contributory pension scheme or one in which the employer puts in at least three times

Company Statistics

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  • Male : Female:

    61% / 39%


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